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What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

Field Studies

Required for Master of Public Health (MPH) students in Community Health Sciences, the field experience gives students firsthand experience within a health or health-related social service agency or community program in elements of planning, program implementation, evaluation; and/or policy formulation, implementation and analysis. 

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Student Voice
"During my 11-week internship, I learned more about the intersection of public health and technology and the many avenues in which health promotion efforts are executed, adding to my excitement of pursuing a career in the public health field after completing my MPH degree in Community Health Sciences."
Jasmine Smith, MPH '13

Spring/Summer 2015 Newsletter

The Spring/Summer 2015 Newsletter is now available! In this issue:

Alumni Profile: Jennifer Lee, PhD, is Global Hope Network International’s National Director for Indonesia

Alumni Honors: Nancy Halpern Ibrahim, MPH and Doris Browne, MD, MPH were recognized for their service to the community

Read the full publication: https://prezi.com/nzosrynd45ci/fsph-chs-springsummer-2015-newsletter/

Events

To view the full event timeline, please click here: http://chs.ph.ucla.edu/events

CHS in the Spotlight

Posted on June 8, 2015

A study led by CHS & HPM professor James Macinko finds that Brazil’s primary care approach has made rapid progress toward universal coverage.

Posted on April 10, 2015

Congratulations Jacob Beckerman for being one of the two grand prize winners of the 2015 Breslow Student Writing Competition!